Help someone celebrate a memorable Christmas.

My earliest memories of Christmas belong to my Alma Mater, Mount Carmel School, Una ( H.P. ) The last day before Christmas would mean "No study day" The entire school would gather in assembly ground. There would be a big Christmas tree, a small hut decorated. A few students from the seniormost class would enact…

It could have been Me!It could have been You!

I was just 15 then. It had already got dark so as soon as the class finished, I rushed back home. Somewhere I felt, I was being followed. I quickened my pace. He too matched my steps. Just before my house, there was a turn which was not well lit. That was crossroads. He didn't…

Is Humanity lost ?

When I first moved to Dubai 5 years back, I was so scared of how I would survive here. I had never covered my head, what if I will have to wear an Abaya was a constant worry at the back of my mind. Coming here changed all my preceptions of the religion, culture or…

Theme Reveal- Letters to Me

I have been blogging for two years now, and came across AtoZ challenge last year, but I missed the date. This year I joined myself well in time, but could not come up with a theme till today. My theme is going to be "Letters to me." A simple down to earth girl, who believes…

The Girl Next Door

I am the girl who lives next door. I know you do not remember me. You never spoke to me or heard my voice. I never walked on those streets freely, as I was told I had grown up and boys playing out could tease me. I decked myself in my room and surrounded myself…

Life

Life is so unpredictable. We all fret over little things, the meal which mom prepared with love and concern, yet didn't turn out to be delicious, the dress which didn't look that good on you, a tv show you couldn't watch, or a luxury you couldn't buy. We fight over petty issues, a birthday or…

Romantic Love .. A flawed concept

The concept of romantic love is flawed. The notion of Romantic love as shown in Bollywood and Hollywood movies has ruined many a lives.I was recently watching Shahrukh khan starrer "Harry met Sejal." What got me thinking was how can a well educated girl lawyer by profession, born in a rich family choose a guide…

Happiness

OozeLet the happiness ooze out of you and surround you. Let it be there in your every action.Let it be there in your each breath. Let it be there in each smile.Let it be there in your sorrows too.

Random Musings

बहुत दिन से दिल में एक बात रुकी सी है! बहुत दिन से दिल में ये कसक सी है! तुम रूठ जाते तो हम मना भी लेते!तुम तो बिना बताये हम से यूँ दूर हो गये!तुम डाँट कर अपना हक़ जता भी लेते!तुम तो बस यूँ ही शान्त हो गाए!एक बार हम से कहा तो…